Rhode Island Reading Room
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This section contains articles of genealogical and historic interest on Rhode Island in general, from old Rhode Island books and newspapers. If you would like to contribute please e-mail me with information.

Providence Civil War Monument

Kennedy Plaza, Providence, across from City Hall
Rhode Island Afro-American Heritage Trail
Civil War Monument
This monument commemorates the members of the 1st Rhode Island Regiment and the 14th 
Rhode Island Regiment Heavy Artillery (colored) who fought and died in war of the Rebellion
A Project of the Rhode Island Black Heritage Society
A list of the 14th Regiment civil war dead appears on CivilWarDeaths.html. A partial list of 1st Regiment civil war dead appears in article65.html.

These documents are made available free to the public for non-commercial purposes by the Rhode Island USGenWeb Project.
Transcription and images 2004 by Beth Hurd, Images by Beth Hurd 2004
MailIf you have a (pre-1922) contribution from a Rhode Island book or newspaper you would like to share, please send me an e-mail with the publication title, author, and publisher. Thanks. 

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